Communications Security Engineer, Mid

Key Role:

Join a team of communications and systems engineers supporting engineering, sustainment, and management of communications systems. Perform ongoing system analyst activities for programs. Perform risk assessments of systems and equipment, assist engineers with identifying solutions for vulnerabilities, create and map Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs), submit change requests for system components, develop a Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M), create documentation supporting Risk Management Framework (RMF) accreditations, perform vulnerability management using automated systems, and create and submit RMF packages. Brief the technical security posture to client leadership, prepare brief slides and summaries of vulnerabilities, and advise on how to prevent and mitigate future security threats. This position is a hybrid role with a combination of working at a Booz Allen office or client site and working remotely.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Experience with developing and evaluating security documentation for communication systems
  • Knowledge of security architecture evaluation, guidance development, and troubleshooting
  • Knowledge of DIACAP or the RMF
  • Knowledge of network and IT infrastructures
  • Knowledge of communications technologies or digital and analog electronics
  • Ability to execute, analyze, secure, and accredit DoD communication systems
  • Secret clearance
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Security+ Certification

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience with using security tools
  • Experience delivering verbal and written communication products, including briefings, plan of action, and milestones to stakeholders
  • Knowledge of DoD information assurance policies, directives, and STIGs for communication systems
  • Knowledge of NIST 800 series publications, including 800-30, 800-37, 800-53, and 800-53a
  • Ability to assess organizational risks associated with security threats and recommend mitigation strategies
  • Certified Ethical Hacker or CISSP Certification

Clearance:

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance is required.

Compensation:

At Booz Allen, we celebrate your contributions, provide you with opportunities and choice, and support your total well-being. Our comprehensive benefit offerings include healthcare, retirement plan, insurance programs, commuter program, employee assistance program, paid and unpaid leave programs, education assistance, and childcare benefits.

The salary for this position will be determined based on various factors. The proposed salary range for this position in Colorado is 68,000 to 114,000.

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